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Other CSUMB/CSU Scholarships

CSU Trustee Award for Outstanding Achievement

Scholarships will be awarded up to the number of funding available. At minimum Twenty-three (23) scholarships will be awarded. Most scholarships will be $6,000. Applicants must:

  • Demonstrate superior academic performance with a minimum cumulative GPA of a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and be in good academic standing.
  • Demonstrate financial need as determined by the campus Financial Aid Office.
  • Be currently enrolled as a full-time equivalent undergraduate or graduate student in any major field at a CSU campus and remain a CSU full-time equivalent student the academic year.
CSU Trustee Application
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Application Deadline: April 1, 2020

Women's Leadership Council Emergency Fund Application

Women's Leadership Council Emergency Fund Application
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The William an Janet Lahey Art Education and Visual Arts Scholarship

Scholarship recipients must meet each of the following requirements:

  • Be enrolled at a California State University campus at least half-time;
  • Possess a bachelors degree in art or in one of the visual art specializations;
  • Be enrolled in one of the following programs:
    • A post baccalaureate program leading to a high school single subject teaching credential in the arts;
      • A Master of Fine Arts program in art or one of the visual arts specializations.
  • Be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on an 4.0 scale. .
The William and Janet Lahey Art Education and Visual Arts Scholarship
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Application Deadline: April 1, 2020

Richard Leffingwell Scholarship

Two (2) $3,000 scholarship will be awarded for the 2020-2021 academic year. Each campus may nominate two students. Applicants must:

  • Have a course of study within the fields of business, economics or other disciplines that will serve the applicant in achieving goals relating to nonprofit or public service.
  • Have demonstrated an interest in and aspire to a career in a non-profit or public service.
  • Demonstrate financial need as determined by the campus Financial Aid office.
  • Be currently enrolled as a full-time equivalent upper division or graduate student at a California State University campus and must remain a full-time equivalent student during the scholarship period.
  • Include in the personal statement:
    • 1.) motivations and goals for a career in nonprofit or public service.
      • 2.) experience or involvement to date in non-profit or public service activities.
      • 3.) how they envisions their course of study and anticipated career facilitating their goals with nonprofit or public service communities.
Richard Leffingwell Scholarship Application
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Application Deadline: April 1, 2020

Wilson Riles Education Scholarship

Three ( 3 ) $2,000 scholarship will be awarded for the 2020-2021 academic year. Applications must be in the Teaching Credential Program for the 2020-2021 school year.

Wilson Riles Education Scholarship Application
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Application Deadline: April 1, 2020

Jim Sanders Medica and Leadership Scholarship

One ( 1 ) $2,500 scholarship will be awarded for the 2020-2021 academic year. Applicants must:

  • Have an interest in journalism, news media, or communication.
  • Aspire to a career in news media, but can be interested in and aspect of the industry including engineering, sales production (audio, video, and sound editing, etc.) graphic design, human resources, etc.
  • Be currently enrolled or be entering a first semester as a student at a California State University campus and must hold a student status during the scholarship period.
  • Express current leadership qualities or the desire to be a leader in journalism, media, or communication.
Jim Sanders Medica and Leadership Scholarship
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Application Deadline: April 1, 2020

Dale M. Schoettler Scholarship For Visually Impaired Students

Thirty-nine (39) scholarships of $10,000 each will be awarded for the 2020-2021 academic year. Applicants must:

  • Currently have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale and must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale during the academic year in which the award is received.
  • Be currently enrolled in 6.1 units or more as a CSU undergraduate or graduate student in any major field and must remain enrolled in 6. 1 units or more during the academic year in which the award is received.
  • Have a visual disability and provide verification from a medical health professional, which includes the best corrected visual acuity notations. ( Please note that the disability must be such that it impedes the educational process and necessitates accommodations, support services, or programs.)
Dale M. Schoettler Scholarship For Visually Impaired Students Application
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John S. Myszak Scholarship for Future Teachers

The John S. Myszak Scholarship for Future Teachers was created in 2004 to continue John's legacy of educating young people by helping to defray the costs of college and credentialing requirements for those committed to becoming good educators. Through this scholarship, John's love of and commitment to the teaching profession are passed on to the next generation of teachers.

Joel and Dena Gambord Nursing Scholarship

The goal of this scholarship program is to attract and support high caliber nursing students who choose to complete their advanced nursing studies, RN to BSN or ADN to BSN programs, at CSU Monterey Bay. In so doing, this program will provide CSU Monterey Bay and the College or Health Sciences and Human Services with the opportunity to ensure the development of high-quality nursing expertise in the region. The scholarship fund provides financial support to eligible students for tuition relief and other student expenses as established by the University as normal supplemental scholarship funding for students in the nursing program.

Priority consideration will be given to scholarship applications in the following order:• First priority will be given to RN to BSN applicants• Second priority will be given to ADN to BSN applicants

Libby Olver Scholarship

This scholarship provides need-based awards for female sophomore students (student should apply during their freshman year) attending CSU Monterey Bay with a demonstrated interest in STEM (Science, Technology, engineering and math).

The World Affairs Council of the Monterey Bay Area Scholarship

The World Affairs Council of the Monterey Bay Area, Inc. is a nonprofit, non-partisan organization established to promote the presentation, discussion, and study of international affairs. The World Affairs Council of the Monterey Bay Area makes annual $2,000 merit-based WAC Scholarships to local students from the California State University Monterey Bay (CSUMB). Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey (MIIS), Hartnell and Monterey Peninsula College (MPC.) Students need to apply themselves and are responsible for getting recommendations. Candidates must be high academic achievers and show interest in international affairs and/or related subjects. The Scholarship is designed to supplement the cost of tuition and books.

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